LATIN 2206

LATIN 2206

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

The course offers an overview of prose letter-writing in the Late Republic and Empire. Selections from the correspondence of Cicero, Seneca, and Pliny will be read, translated, and discussed in class. Selections from other authors will be assigned in translation. Among other topics, the discussion will focus on the issues of transmission, circulation, and publication of letter-collections, as well as on the political and cultural context in which the letters were written.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: LATIN 2201 or placement above LATIN 2201 on departmental exam.

Breadth Requirement (HB)
Distribution Category (LA-AS, ALC-AS)
Language Requirement Satisfies Option 1.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17745LATIN 2206  SEM 101

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Gallagher, D

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person
    Prerequisite: LATIN 2201 or placement above LATIN 2201 on departmental exam.